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Dani Meier’s tribute to his father on Huffington Post

Hi all, Thought you might want to read Dani Meier’s extraordinary piece that was posted on Huffington Post a few days ago — a stunning tribute to his father, Maestro Gustav Meier. Meier served as
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TODAY is Open House Day at Connecticut museums

Ogden House in Fairfield. Get out of the house and go on a family jaunt. That might be a perfect idea for Saturday, June 11, which is Open House Day with free OR reduced admission at participating
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Services private for Gustav Meier; GBS to start memorial fund

UPDATE: In lieu of flowers, the MEIER family asks that contributions be made in his memory to the Greater Bridgeport Symphony, Gustav Meier Memorial Fund, 446 University Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06604.
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Fairfield’s Alex Beyer captures third place at Belgium international piano competition

The competition lasted for several weeks and included dozens of pianists. This came in over the weekend from his mom, Misty Beyer: “ALEX CAME IN 3rd in the QUEEN ELISABETH INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION –
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Legendary conductor Gustav Meier has died

Gustav Meier, conductor emeritus of the Greater Bridgeport Symphony, died this morning, Friday, May 27, at his home in Ann Arbor, Mich., where he had been under hospice care for several weeks. He was
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Sawyer Frederick headlines 2016 Norwalk Oyster fest

This just in. Here is the PRESS RELEASE in its entirety. The Norwalk Seaport Association announced tonight that Sawyer Frederick, winner of NBC’s Emmy Award®-winning The Voice competition in 2015,
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Prohibition ‘tea’ party set for June 4 at Wilton Historical Society

From left, staff members Lola Chen and Amy Fallas-Kerr, and Trustee Kim Mellin, are all decked out as flappers for a Prohibition “Tea” Party June 4 at the Wilton Historical Society. The fundraiser
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‘Phantom’ featured at St. Emery’s fundraising concert

FAIRFIELD’S Saint Emery’s Parish invites the public to a fundraising concert Sunday, June 5, featuring “Phantom of the Opera” star Frank Mastrone, the Saint Emery Festival Choir and Parish Music
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Free CSWinds concert May 21 in Fairfield

The Connecticut Symphonic Winds play at a free indoor concert, Saturday, May 21 in Fairfield.
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What a week! ‘My Paris’ & ‘Electric Paris’ open in Connecticut

MY OPINION What a week! I haven’t had such a delightful arts week in a long time! This week saw the opening of two Paris art-related events: “My Paris,” a new musical depicting the life of artist
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